Legal Futures Innovation Conference 2019

28 November 2019

This year’s Innovation Conference discussed a range of topics, from new ownership models for firms, different ways of delivering services, the opportunities of unregulated providers and whether AI and other new technologies are beneficial for smaller firms.

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9.30 Welcome Neil Rose, Editor of Legal Futures

9.35 Who owns the law?

Nicola Foulston, CEO, Rosenblatt

Nick Johnson, Managing Partner, Glaisyers

John Llewellyn-Lloyd, Director, Corporate Finance – Head of Professional Services, Arden Partners

10.20 The AI hype curve – What new technology could smaller firms benefit from?

Alex Hamilton, CEO, Radiant Law

Joanne Frears, Lionshead Law

10.55 A word from our Headline Sponsor: LexisNexis

11.00 Networking break

11.30 Unregulated advice: Opportunities for all?

Matthew Howgate, Consultant, DG Legal

Mark Edwards, Senior Vice-President, Rocket Lawyer

Dan Garrett, CEO, Farewill

Lindsay Healy, Founder, Aria Grace Law

Dan Mitchell, Head of Commercial Partnerships, Sparqa Legal

12.40 A word from our exhibitors

13.00 Networking Lunch

14.00 Barriers to innovation – Making it happen

Professor Stephen Mayson, Independent Review of Legal Services Regulation

Matthew Hill, Chief Executive, The Legal Services Board

Andy Sparkes, Director of Legal Markets, LexisNexis

Christie Guimond, Co-Founder, She Breaks the Law

Karim Derrick, Head of R&D, Kennedys

15.30 Networking Break

16.00 New ways of doing law

Simon Goldhill, Founder and Director, Metamorph Law

Guy Usher, Partner, Fieldfisher

Mike Roberts, Managing Director, LegalShield UK

Juliet Oury, Partner, Oury Clark


“I am going away with a real sense of responsibility to inform and inspire the firm I work for.”

Delegate – Nov 2019

“I’ve been coming to this conference regularly for several years. It is seriously excellent.”

Delegate – Nov 2019

“Some fantastic speakers and great content. I also made some useful contacts.”

Delegate – Nov 2019

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